Tom Courtenay

Tom Courtenay

British actor
Sir Thomas Daniel Courtenay is an English actor. After studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Courtenay achieved prominence in the 1960s with a series of acclaimed film roles, including The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner ⁠, for which he received the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles⁠, and Doctor Zhivago, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 25, 1937
HometownKingston upon Hull, England
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseIsabel Crossley (m 1988 - present) , Cheryl Kennedy (m 1973 - 1982)
ParentsThomas Henry Courtenay , Annie Eliza Courtenay
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Top Stories

The Railway Children Return: Sequel gets first trailer more than 50 years after original film's release

  • The first trailer for the sequel to The Railway Children shows a glimpse of Jenny Agutter reprising her role as Roberta Waterbury, more than 50 years after the original film. The original film, based on the 1906 novel of the same name by E Nesbit, told the story of a mother and her three children who move to the Yorkshire countryside after their father is falsely imprisoned.

Videos

Dad's Army Cast Pay Tribute To Alan Rickman

Tom Courtenay, Michael Gambon, and Bill Patterson pay tribute to the departed star.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Queen's Corgi
The Queen's Corgi
PG
1h 25min
2020
The Aeronauts
The Aeronauts
PG-13
1h 40min
2019
King of Thieves
King of Thieves
R
1h 48min
2019
The First Film
The First Film
1h 46min
2016
45 Years
45 Years
R
1h 31min
2015
Quartet
Quartet
PG-13
1h 38min
2013
Gambit
Gambit
PG-13
1h 29min
2014
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
2008
Flood
Flood
1h 50min
2007
Nicholas Nickleby
Nicholas Nickleby
PG
2h 12min
2002
Last Orders
Last Orders
R
1h 49min
2001
Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?
Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?
R
1h 35min
2001
Let Him Have It
Let Him Have It
R
1h 55min
1991
Leonard Part 6
Leonard Part 6
PG
1h 25min
1987
The Dresser
The Dresser
PG
1h 58min
1983

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2016British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorUnforgottenWinner
2015Internationale Filmfestspiele BerlinSilver Bear45 YearsWinner
2009Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieLittle DorritNominated
1999British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBest ActorLittle DorritWinner
1984British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActorThe DresserNominated